October 2014

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Orion Law Management Systems, Inc. (www.orionlaw.com), a leading provider of financial and practice management software for law firms, announces Orion Version 4.6, an extensive update to the current Orion Version 4 Software, at the 2014 User Group Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. The User Group Meeting is made up of administrators, partners, accountants, IT and other professionals from law firms nationwide.

The User Group Meeting provides clients with a forum to discuss law firm best practices and share expertise, be among the first to learn about Orion’s product updates, and provide constructive feedback to Orion staff. The agenda includes numerous general sessions and breakout sessions covering the latest trends in law firm management and technology. Orion secured noted author and lawyer Ari Kaplan as their keynote speaker, motivating the audience with his message “Recovery, Renewal & Reinvention: Navigating the Next Decade”.

Frances Rausch, Administrator at Boyd & Jenerette, P.A. commented, “Our relationship began with Orion in 1996, as a longtime client and user of Orion I find the User Group Meeting to be a valuable opportunity to continue my education and learn about new features directly from the Orion Staff. These sessions give users an opportunity to share our experiences with the software, as well as a direct line of communication to support and development at Orion.”

Orion Version 4.6 includes updates to features for financial, practice and firm management. These updates are offered to customers as a part of the software maintenance cost.

Orion Version 4.6 Highlights Include:

  • Orion Dashboards
    • Access to key financial information in a visual format
    • Compare your performance to performance firm-wide
  • GL Live Financial Statements Module
    • Design financial statements to print/distribute online with drill-down and charting capabilities
  • AR Collections Manager Module
    • Management of collections at the client/matter level, not only the invoice level
    • Better manage the appeal process when dealing with online e-billing companies
  • Exchange Sync Module
    • Certification with Microsoft Office 365
    • Synchronize contacts, tasks and/or appointments between Orion and Microsoft Exchange in the Cloud

Orion’s President, Paul Yelton, said, “We are excited to announce the release of Version 4.6 at our User Group Meeting. This year, we will experience our highest attendance on record and we are appreciative to have so many clients coming together to participate in this conference. The Orion User Group Meeting serves as an interactive, educational forum for users to discuss their challenges and success stories, while learning how we are enhancing their Orion experience to improve performance at their firm and empower informed business decisions. We are especially enthusiastic to share all of the enhancements that have been included in this release.”

For more information visit www.orionlaw.com or email info@orionlaw.com.

About Orion Law Management Systems, Inc.

Founded in 1985, Orion Law Management Systems, Inc. is dedicated to providing law firms with proven law practice management software. Utilizing a complete practice management approach, Orion is a fully integrated law management system employing the very latest in reliable technology. Orion centralizes your Financial Management, Firm Management and Practice Management delivering the competitive advantage that law firms need to succeed. Orion Law Management Systems, Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta. For information visit www.orionlaw.com, call 1.800.305.5867, email info@orionlaw.com or follow us on Twitter @Orion_Law.